Brad Pitt and Barack Obama
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Famous Faces You’d Never Know Were Related
8. Brad Pitt and Barack Obama
Upon winning the Presidential Election, Barack Obama learned that Hollywood hunk Brad Pitt is his ninth cousin. The unlikely pair are linked by Edwin Hickman, who died in Virginia in 1769, according to researchers at the New England Historic Genealogical Society. A spokesperson for the President issued a tongue-in-cheek statement upon the discovery: "Every family has a black sheep."